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November 16: Workshop: Globalization, Inequality, and the Wealth of Nations

Conducted by Geoffrey Garrett, Jared Diamond, and Edward Leamer

Globalization's Missing Middle

by Geoffrey Garrett
Synopsis From Foreign Affairs, November/December 2004

Both friends and foes of globalization overlook one of its critical effects: although it has served rich countries well and poor ones even better, globalization has left middle-income countries struggling to find a niche in world markets. Because these countries cannot compete in either the knowledge or the low-wage economy, without help, they will fall by the wayside.

First 500 of 4,391 words total available on Foreign Affair's website. Full article available for purchase there for $5.95

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